Socialist Party of Timor

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The Socialist Party of Timor (Partido Socialista de Timor) is a political party in East Timor. In the parliamentary election held on 30 August 2001, the party won 1.8% of the popular vote and 1 out of 88 seats. In the parliamentary election held on 30 June 2007, the party won 0.96% of the vote and did not win any seats, as it did not reach the 3% threshold for winning seats.[1]

The party's candidate in the April 2007 presidential election was Avelino Coelho da Silva, who took seventh place with 2.06% of the vote.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Provisional Results from the 30 June 2007 Parliamentary Elections", Comissão Nacional de Eleições Timor-Leste, July 9, 2007.
  2. ^ Results of 2007 presidential election, East Timor Election Commission website.